Hiroshi Murayama

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Affiliation: Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
Country: Japan

Publications

  1. doi request reprint Do bonding and bridging social capital affect self-rated health, depressive mood and cognitive decline in older Japanese? A prospective cohort study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 98:247-52. 2013
  2. doi request reprint Socioeconomic Status and the Trajectory of Body Mass Index Among Older Japanese: A Nationwide Cohort Study of 1987-2006
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 71:378-88. 2016
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal association between neighborhood cohesion and depressive mood in old age: A Japanese prospective study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan Electronic address
    Health Place 34:270-8. 2015
  4. pmc Does Social Support Buffer the Effect of Financial Strain on the Trajectory of Smoking in Older Japanese? A 19-Year Longitudinal Study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 70:367-76. 2015
  5. doi request reprint Are neighborhood bonding and bridging social capital protective against depressive mood in old age? A multilevel analysis in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 124:171-9. 2015
  6. pmc Exploring the ideal combination of activity satisfaction and burden among health promotion volunteers: a cross-sectional study in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:205. 2013
  7. pmc The Hatoyama Cohort Study: design and profile of participants at baseline
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:551-8. 2012
  8. doi request reprint Contextual effect of different components of social capital on health in a suburban city of the greater Tokyo area: a multilevel analysis
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 75:2472-80. 2012
  9. doi request reprint Interactions of household composition and required care level with functional and cognitive status among disabled Japanese elderly living in a suburban apartment complex
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology Institute of Gerontology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:538-46. 2012
  10. doi request reprint Institutional trust in the national social security and municipal healthcare systems for the elderly in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Japan
    Health Promot Int 27:394-404. 2012

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Publications35

  1. doi request reprint Do bonding and bridging social capital affect self-rated health, depressive mood and cognitive decline in older Japanese? A prospective cohort study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 98:247-52. 2013
    ..Our findings suggest that intervention focusing on bonding and bridging social capital may improve various health outcomes in old age...
  2. doi request reprint Socioeconomic Status and the Trajectory of Body Mass Index Among Older Japanese: A Nationwide Cohort Study of 1987-2006
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, Michigan Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 71:378-88. 2016
    ..This research analyzed the body mass index (BMI) level and rate of change, and their association with socioeconomic status among older Japanese adults...
  3. doi request reprint Longitudinal association between neighborhood cohesion and depressive mood in old age: A Japanese prospective study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan Electronic address
    Health Place 34:270-8. 2015
    ..This effect was stronger for long-term residents of the neighborhood. Interventions to strengthen neighborhood cohesion may help reduce the deleterious effect of stressors on older residents' depressive mood. ..
  4. pmc Does Social Support Buffer the Effect of Financial Strain on the Trajectory of Smoking in Older Japanese? A 19-Year Longitudinal Study
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Department of Health Management and Policy, University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Gerontol B Psychol Sci Soc Sci 70:367-76. 2015
    ..This study aimed to estimate the effect of financial strain and the stress-buffering effect of social support, on the trajectory of smoking over an extended period of time among older Japanese...
  5. doi request reprint Are neighborhood bonding and bridging social capital protective against depressive mood in old age? A multilevel analysis in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan University of Michigan School of Public Health, Ann Arbor, MI, USA Electronic address
    Soc Sci Med 124:171-9. 2015
    ..Our results suggest that neighborhood social capital does not necessarily benefit mental health in old age. These findings might stimulate further discussion on the relationship of bonding and bridging social capital with mental health...
  6. pmc Exploring the ideal combination of activity satisfaction and burden among health promotion volunteers: a cross-sectional study in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    University of Michigan School of Public Health, 1415 Washington Heights, Ann Arbor, MI 48109 2029, USA
    BMC Public Health 13:205. 2013
    ..The research question for this study was as follows: What is the relationship between activity satisfaction and burden among HPV?..
  7. pmc The Hatoyama Cohort Study: design and profile of participants at baseline
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:551-8. 2012
    ..This report describes the study design and the profile of the participants at baseline...
  8. doi request reprint Contextual effect of different components of social capital on health in a suburban city of the greater Tokyo area: a multilevel analysis
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Soc Sci Med 75:2472-80. 2012
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  9. doi request reprint Interactions of household composition and required care level with functional and cognitive status among disabled Japanese elderly living in a suburban apartment complex
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology Institute of Gerontology, University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 12:538-46. 2012
    ..The present study examined the associations of household composition and care level with functional and cognitive status among the disabled elderly living in a suburban apartment complex with a high rate of aged residents (39% in 2009)...
  10. doi request reprint Institutional trust in the national social security and municipal healthcare systems for the elderly in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Japan
    Health Promot Int 27:394-404. 2012
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  11. pmc Social capital and health: a review of prospective multilevel studies
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    J Epidemiol 22:179-87. 2012
    ..This article presents an overview of the concept of social capital, reviews prospective multilevel analytic studies of the association between social capital and health, and discusses intervention strategies that enhance social capital...
  12. pmc The effects of an intervention program for promoting interorganizational network building between multidisciplinary agencies and community-based organizations: a cluster trial in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    BMC Public Health 12:178. 2012
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  13. doi request reprint Does similarity in educational level between health promotion volunteers and local residents affect activity involvement of the volunteers?
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    Public Health Nurs 29:36-43. 2012
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  14. doi request reprint Exploring strategies to encourage community health outreach by health promotion volunteers in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi ku, Tokyo, Japan
    J Ambul Care Manage 34:274-85. 2011
    ..These findings reveal challenges that HPVs encounter, and also provide recommendations for training HPVs to encourage effective community health outreach...
  15. doi request reprint Contextual effect of neighborhood environment on homebound elderly in a Japanese community
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae cho, Itabashi ku, Tokyo 173 0015, Japan
    Arch Gerontol Geriatr 54:67-71. 2012
    ..This finding could contribute to devising a successful community-based strategy for homebound prevention of community-dwelling elderly individuals...
  16. doi request reprint Is sekentei associated with attitudes toward use of care services?: multilevel analysis in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 11:166-73. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between individual and regional levels of sekentei and attitudes toward care services in the general Japanese population...
  17. doi request reprint Public health approach to preventing frailty in the community and its effect on healthy aging in Japan
    Shoji Shinkai
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 16:87-97. 2016
    ..5 years for men. Such trends greatly contrasted with those in the reference area, and Japan as a whole. In summary, the present public health approach to frailty prevention appears to promote healthy aging among older adults...
  18. ncbi request reprint [Evaluation of a program to promote network building between disciplinary agencies and informal community organizations: trial in a community comprehensive support center]
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 57:909-20. 2010
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  19. ncbi request reprint Prospective Study of Trajectories of Physical Performance and Mortality Among Community-Dwelling Older Japanese
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 71:1492-1499. 2016
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  20. doi request reprint Associations of Walking Speed, Grip Strength, and Standing Balance With Total and Cause-Specific Mortality in a General Population of Japanese Elders
    Yu Nofuji
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan Japan Association for Development of Community Medicine, Chiyoda, Tokyo, Japan
    J Am Med Dir Assoc 17:184.e1-7. 2016
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  21. doi request reprint [Cross-sectional and longitudinal associations of physical performance and skeletal muscle mass with cognition and cognitive decline among community-dwelling older Japanese]
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 52:269-77. 2015
    ....
  22. ncbi request reprint [Validity of the "Kaigo-Yobo Check-List" as a frailty index]
    Shoji Shinkai
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 60:262-74. 2013
    ..A frailty index for Japanese older people is not yet available. This study examined the validity of "Kaigo-Yobo Check-List" (CL) as a frailty index...
  23. ncbi request reprint [A 10-year community intervention for disability prevention and changes in physical, nutritional, psychological and social functions among community-dwelling older adults in Kusatsu, Gunma Prefecture, Japan]
    Satoshi Seino
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 61:286-98. 2014
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  24. doi request reprint Gait Performance Trajectories and Incident Disabling Dementia Among Community-Dwelling Older Japanese
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan Electronic address
    J Am Med Dir Assoc . 2016
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  25. doi request reprint [Prospective study of cognitive decline assessed using the mini-mental state examination and the risk of incident long-term care insurance among community-dwelling older Japanese]
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Ronen Igakkai Zasshi 52:86-93. 2015
    ....
  26. pmc Prospective Study of Arterial Stiffness and Subsequent Cognitive Decline Among Community-Dwelling Older Japanese
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    J Epidemiol 25:592-9. 2015
    ..However, it is not known whether baPWV predicts cognitive decline (CD) in later life. We examined whether or not baPWV is an independent risk marker of subsequent CD in a population of older Japanese...
  27. pmc The Yabu cohort study: design and profile of participants at baseline
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    J Epidemiol 24:519-25. 2014
    ..This report describes the study design and the profile of the participants at baseline...
  28. doi request reprint Nutritional biomarkers and subsequent cognitive decline among community-dwelling older Japanese: a prospective study
    Yu Taniguchi
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Japan
    J Gerontol A Biol Sci Med Sci 69:1276-83. 2014
    ..However, nutritional biomarkers of such decline have not been identified. We attempted to identify nutritional biomarkers that were independent risk markers of cognitive decline in a population of older Japanese...
  29. ncbi request reprint [Re-exploring attitude toward community scale and its relationship to health status among the general population]
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 58:350-60. 2011
    ..The purpose of this study was to review the reliability and validity of the Attitude toward Community Scale (ACS) and examine its association with health status among the general population...
  30. doi request reprint Differences in psychosocial factors among novice, experienced, and veteran health promotion volunteers in Japan
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Department of Community Health Nursing, Division of Health Sciences and Nursing, Graduate School of Medicine, The University of Tokyo, Tokyo, Japan
    Public Health Nurs 25:253-60. 2008
    ..To examine differences in psychosocial factors among health promotion volunteers (HPVs) according to years of experience...
  31. pmc Reference Values and Age Differences in Body Composition of Community-Dwelling Older Japanese Men and Women: A Pooled Analysis of Four Cohort Studies
    Satoshi Seino
    Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, 35 2 Sakae, Itabashi, Tokyo, Japan
    PLoS ONE 10:e0131975. 2015
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  32. ncbi request reprint [Program development to promote network building between disciplinary agencies and informal community organizations]
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 57:900-8. 2010
    ..To develop a program that promotes network building between disciplinary agencies and informal community organizations (RIO) comprising community residents...
  33. ncbi request reprint [Homebound status and life space among Japanese community-dwelling elderly in an urban area]
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 58:851-66. 2011
    ..To examine the relationship between homebound status and physical, mental, social and life space factors among community-dwelling elderly in an urban area...
  34. ncbi request reprint [Effectiveness of a community diagnosis workshop for the staff of a community comprehensive support center]
    Hiroshi Murayama
    Research Team for Social Participation and Community Health, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology
    Nihon Koshu Eisei Zasshi 60:10-20. 2013
    ..To examine the effectiveness of a community diagnosis workshop for the staff of a community comprehensive support center (CCSC)...
  35. doi request reprint Comparison of segmental multifrequency bioelectrical impedance analysis with dual-energy X-ray absorptiometry for the assessment of body composition in a community-dwelling older population
    Miji Kim
    Research Team for Promoting Independence of the Elderly, Tokyo Metropolitan Institute of Gerontology, Tokyo, Japan
    Geriatr Gerontol Int 15:1013-22. 2015
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